From Chips to Granola: Our Families Journey to a Monthly Garbage Jar

During the month of March, our family of 4 reduced our waste to a single small mason jar. We invited our readers to join in our Green UP Challenge, whether that meant reducing their waste to a single jar or choosing a smaller Green UP goal, like only using reusable coffee mugs. Everyone participating was…

Green UP Challenge: Zero waste living package GIVEAWAY

The Green UP Challenge during the month of March is over. Wednesday’s blog post will give you an insider look at our Green UP journey but today we celebrate the Earth.  We want to thank everyone who participated and followed along with an epic giveaway.  We are so excited  for our Zero Waste Living Package…

The Best Hydro Flask Hack that Will Change your Family Adventures

We love our Hydro Flasks and most people that use them will tell you that they love using them too! Hydro Flask is a company that designs a variety of different  water bottles, coffee flasks,  tumblers,  and  food flasks.  They are designed to keep your drinks or food hot up to 12 hours and cold…

Create your Zero Waste Kitchen with these Tips!

Creating a zero waste kitchen can seem impossible. Although it seems daunting, once changes have been made they are easy to maintain even if you still want to buy the occasional food item that contains waste. It has been freezing cold outside and the only good thing about not being able to play outside for…

Buttons Diapers Review: Cloth diapering made easy

Cloth diapering can be overwhelming and it starts when you first try to buy cloth diapers. If you can get past the terminology then you have just scratched the surface of learning about cloth diapers.  Then comes the whole washing process … Don’t get me started. I mean I just want to have a baby…

Cloth Diapering on the Go

I have to admit that cloth diapering was one of my biggest concerns for the Green UP challenge. I was worried that cloth diapering would cut into my adventure time with the girls and that we would have constant diaper changes or blow outs. Luckily the cloth diapers we chose made exploring a breeze. I…